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VERA KARPOVA

Creative & Copywriter

I THINK Before I Write

I CREATE Ideas For A Living

I LOVE When Things Simply Work

I DEFINE Multitasking

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PORTFOLIO

O2 Telefonica - Beamer Bully Action

O2 Telefonica

Beamer Bully Action

O2 Telefonica - Happy Mom Tarif

O2 Telefonica

Happy Mom Tarif

Netflix - Orange is the new black

Netflix

Orange Is The New Black

Kombucha

Kombucha

Print Campaign

Netflix - Daredevil

Netflix

Daredevil

Better Call Saul

Netflix

Better Call Saul

Google Weltweit Wachsen

Google

Weltweit Wachsen

Lufthansa Business Lunch Surprise Post

Lufthansa

Business Lunch Surprise

Ritter Sport Headlines

Ritter Sport

Train Station Headline Campaign 2014

Lufthansa Portfolio Post

Lufthansa

Up In The Air

Elbjazz 2013 Portfolio Post

Elbjazz

Jazz Game

Misereor Portfolio Post

Misereor

Change The Equation

Got2b Photobooth portfolio post

Got2B

Photobooth

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Change For Change

Future Lions Winner

WDSA against noise pollution portfolio post

WDSA

Against Noise Pollution

Avia Motor Oil Print Campaign

Avia

Make Your Horses Purr

Stabilo Frog Princess Portfolio Post

Stabilo

Frog Princess

Wellaflex Portfolio Post

Wellaflex

Gone With The Wind

Five Elements portfolio-post

5 Elements

And The Hidden Potential

RESUME

Russian by birth, cosmopolitan by choice, copywriter by profession. It took me long to get where I am, but I know there is still plenty waiting ahead.

EMPLOYMENT

since 2012

Copywriter

Kolle Rebbe GmbH

Hamburg, Germany

Accounts: Netflix, O2 Telefonica, Lufthansa, Google, Ritter Sport, Elbjazz Festival, Misereor.
Concepting for online and offline, writing and linguistic expertise for international clients.

2011 - 2012

Freelance Copywriter

Kijjaa Digital Miracles.

Moscow, Russia

Accounts: Got2Be, RGI International (developing company), Rice Ninja restaurant chain.
Concepting and writing for digital campaigns, web and social media.

Jan'11 - Apr'11

Copywriter Intern

Mekanism

San Francisco, CA, USA

Accounts: Levi’s, Croc’s, DKNY, TruTV

Oct'10 - Dec'10

Copywriter Intern

Serviceplan

Munich, Germany

Accounts: BMW, BMW motorsport, Castrol, Avia
Participating in winning pitch for BMW Motorsports, concepting for digital and traditional media.

Jul'10 - Sept'10

Copywriter Intern

Jung von Matt - Elbe

Hamburg, Germany

Accounts: Bosch, RWE, 1&1, Mercedes Benz, L’Tour.
Participating in winning pitch for Bosch IXO, concepting for promo and digital activations.

2006 - 2009

Copywriter

Leo Burnett

Moscow, Russia

Accounts: McDonald’s, Wella, Herbal Essences, Tide, Dreft, Nico Juices (Coca-Cola), Doshirak FCB, Mobile TeleCom.
Making my way from a Junior position up, concepting and writing for traditional and nontraditional media, winning pitches for multiple accounts including McDonald’s, being a leading writer during a global rebranding of Herbal Essences account, winning multiple local and international awards.

EDUCATION

2009 - 2011

Copywriting

Miami Ad School Europe

Completed Portfolio Program in Copywriting 

2002 - 2007

BA in Marketing & Advertising

Moscow Academy for Humanities and Social Studies

I got my Bachelor Degree and graduated among the best in my class.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Russian (Native Professional Proficiency)

English (Full Professional Proficiency)

German (B2/Working Proficiency)

CREATIVE EXPERTISE

Concepting

Digital and Social Media

Craft Writing

Being a Good Person

TESTIMONIALS

Jeremy Abbett

Jeremy Abbett Creative Evangelist at Google

Veras intense motivation combined with effortless curiosity was a tremendous asset when exploring the future of advertising.

Anna Levina

Anna Levina Group Account Director at Leo Burnett Moscow

I was working with Vera for about 1 year. Vera is very creative on one hand and creative on the other. She is the person you can trust: always delivers work in time and on the brief.

Thomas Knüwer

Thomas KnüwerCreative Director at Kolle Rebbe

I really enjoyed working with Vera because of her friendly and open personality, her enthusiasm and unsatiable hunger for great ideas. She always tries to find fresh and intriguing approaches to help our clients to communicate in a new way.

AWARDS


2016
Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity - Shortlist
New Media Award - Silver
ADC Germany - 4x Bronze, 1x Silver
Lead Awards - Bronze

2013
Young Lions Germany - Finalist

2012
Moscow International Ad Festival - Gold
ADC*E - Silver

2011
Eurobest - finalist x2

2010
Future Lions Winner
New Creatives
D&AD IN BOOK
D&AD IN BOOK

2009
Luerzers Archive - Student Work
Golden Hammer - Gold
Moscow International Advertising Festival - Gold

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CONTACT

Please feel free to contact me about anything.

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Vera Karpova

karpova.vera@gmail.com

- Hamburg